Job Summary Statement:
FuturizeX, the home for all things tech at UCLA, is an unprecedented campus-wide initiative in UCLA External Affairs to engage Silicon Valley, foster student innovation, and expand awareness of the university's technological breakthroughs to the greater Los Angeles community. We are seeking an experienced and energetic communications professional with a passion for technology and science.
Under the supervision of the Director of FuturizeX, the Marketing and Communications Manager will develop world-class marketing materials and a compelling communications strategy for the efforts of FuturizeX. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, designing and developing copy for digital and print collateral materials, writing content for the FuturizeX website and social media platforms, managing the #BruinsInTech blog, and developing new outreach opportunities with communication and marketing partners on and off campus. Working closely with the Assistant Director of Outreach and Events, the Manager will also develop marketing materials to continue to elevate the reach of the Initiative's forum series and the FuturizeX Student Challenge.
To be successful in this role, the incumbent must be a self-motivated problem solver who is capable of transforming complex breakthroughs in technology and science at UCLA into compelling narratives and messages for the general public, press, and partners. The ideal candidate is a self-starter who is eager for new challenges and has a passion for innovation and technology.
This is a contract position.
The salary range for this position is between $51,300 - $51,500 per year
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